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Gorgeous architecture! Great library there also!

I enjoyed the walk around the grounds and also the library which is huge! They also have a... read more

Reviewed 16 January 2019
Debra R
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
My alma mater

If you're looking for a funky place where nerds and artists mingle and often work collaboratively... read more

Reviewed 12 October 2018
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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Reviewed 16 January 2019

I enjoyed the walk around the grounds and also the library which is huge! They also have a genealogy section with help!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Debra R
Reviewed 12 October 2018

If you're looking for a funky place where nerds and artists mingle and often work collaboratively, CMU is the place to visit. Even after a very long time, campus is still my favorite place to visit when I have an afternoon free in Oakland. From...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Feisqueen
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

Carnegie Mellon reputation drew us visit the School and friendly people and beautiful campus may get my kids to come back.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank J8494DQmarkh
Reviewed 23 July 2018

We visited both Pitt and CMU on the same trip. CMU's spacious campus contrasts well with Pitt's very urban campus.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Thrasher82
Reviewed 18 June 2018

My son and I visited CM this weekend. It is a beautiful campus and with a great tradition. He would look so cute in a kilt!

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank stinky47
Reviewed 14 June 2018

Carnegie Mellon, which used to be two schools, have been merged and become a top university in the United States and also renown worldwide. I used to study there, and sadly I never graduated, like my father did. Nevertheless, I have many fond memories here,...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 12 June 2018

I was here to see my sons commencement ceremony - May 20, 2018. Was a proud moment amidst the rather simple but superbly conducted program! Pittsburgh is a beautiful town and it was like travelling through a fairy tale

Date of experience: May 2018
2  Thank Nag64
Reviewed 10 June 2018

I didn't know this was a University Ranking site, but this is a top school. It is also a beautiful campus to visit and walk through, I suppose that is why it is on Trip Advisor. Parking is actually not bad in the main garage...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank BRFrequent
Reviewed 20 May 2018

Carnegie Mellon basically sits right next to U of Pitt in the Oakland neighborhood. It's a small school but the campus is beautifully laid out and I was surpised at the amount of green space in an urban area. It reminded me a good bit...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank 2BEis2SKI
Reviewed 24 February 2018

This is a fascinating campus and has so much history! What a great small school with all kinds of interesting facts. Walked around the campus during a random visit to this area. Not far from downtown.

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank matjaz2002
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21 April 2018|
Response from Patti S | Reviewed this property |
Not entirely certain as we stayed across the river as the hotels were a bit cheaper.
Nancy M
30 October 2017|
Response from John G | Reviewed this property |
Depending on the time of the year, yes, you can schedule a tour.
Uma S
26 June 2016|
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Response from sirhcPhoenix | Reviewed this property |
You may enter the buildings. The museums are really awesome and kids love them. Have a great time.